Ralph Silber – Executive Director
Ralph Silber has a Master’s degree from UC Berkeley in Public Health, with a concentration in health policy and planning. He has more than thirty years of experience in community health, primary care, and health policy. For more than 30 years, he has served as the Executive Director of the Alameda Health Consortium, the association of eight non-profit community health centers in Alameda County, California. He is also the Chief Executive Officer of the Community Health Center Network, a managed care and practice management organization with 140,000 managed care members. Mr. Silber is a founding member of the Board of Directors of the California Primary Care Association and the Chair of the National Association of Community Health Centers, Health Center Controlled Network Task Force. He has served on numerous government advisory committees at the federal, state, and county levels and has delivered presentations at numerous national conferences. He has held research and teaching positions at both UC Berkeley and Stanford. He has authored articles in the American Journal of Public Health and Medical Care.
Greg C. Garrett – Chief Policy and External Affairs Officer
Greg Garrett brings more than a decade of health policy, strategy, finance and operations experience to help leverage opportunities for community health centers. He has experience in managed care, having served as the Chief Strategy and Government Affairs Officer for the Center for Elders Independence in Oakland. He also was the Chief Operating Officer at the Bill Wilson Center in Santa Clara, a behavioral health agency focused on homeless youth and families. In addition, Greg has 15 years of public and private sector experience working to improve conditions in underserved communities as a Director in the City of Oakland’s Economic Development Agency, and also as Vice-President of an Oakland-based affordable housing development organization. Greg was a former member of the Board, and past Chairperson, of the California Housing Partnership Corporation, and he has served on numerous other planning and advisory committees. Greg holds a Master of Public Health from San Francisco State University and a Bachelor of Arts in International Political Economy from UC Berkeley.
Njeri McGee-Tyner – Chief Eligibility and Enrollment Officer
Latonya Thompson – Director of Finance
Rhodora Ursua – Director of Programs
Hilda Ochoa – Executive Assistant/Projects Manager
Dan Clanon – HIV ACCESS Patient-Centered Medical Home IT Systems Specialist
Eugene Canson – Health Policy Analyst
Jody Sahota – Advocacy & Communications Manager
Luna Luo – Project Assistant
Luna graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Health Administration and Policy. Before joining Alameda Health Consortium, she served four years at a nonprofit organization in Omaha, Nebraska, advocating quality health care for the community. Luna believes in working to keep the community health centers informed on the impact of policy changes and is excited to collaborate with them and the AHC/CHCN team on improving access to health care for the underserved.
Elizabeth Ante – Administrative Assistant
Elizabeth Ante is the Administrative Assistant for the Alameda Health Consortium. She has been with the consortium for five years. Elizabeth was born and raised in the Philippines, and graduated from St. Scholastica’s College where she studied Business Administration. Her passion in life is dancing and during her free time, she enjoys teaching ballroom dance.